During the elections, Correa vowed to purge the country of "corruption"
and encourage the return of emigrants. He also spoke against the
country's debt payments, going so far as to say that some of the debt
Now that he is President, we'll see if he tried to address these concerns.Read Full Story
It's official, Correa is the new President of Ecuador.
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Rafael Correa was sworn in as Ecuador's president Monday in a ceremony
attended by members of the growing club of leftist Latin American
leaders, and he pledged to fight a political establishment widely
discredited as corrupt.
Mr. Correa, 43 years old, a tall, charismatic political outsider...Read Full Story
Economist Rafael Correa is the new president of Ecuador.